Walking together in the name of social justice

Video testimonies from Leicester

Mon, 09/14/2015 - 14:21 -- Rob Parker

We've added a few videos to our testimonies section - walkthetalk2015.org/testimonies - from some of the people we met in Leicester. We've lots more which will be added over the coming days. In today's videos we have Kenny talking to us outside the Dawn Centre about his experiences of benefits sanctions and the impact of current social policy. There is also footage of Daniel who describes his background, how he came to be at the Dawn Centre, and his views on the services they provide.

We've also included the video footage of the BBC Radio Leicester interview with Ste and Tammy outside the Dawn Centre - you can find the audio of it along with all the other media coverage from WalkTheTalk2015 on one page here.



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